Work of the Fellows: Monographs

A History of Ethiopia

Marcus, Harold G. (Fellow, 1985-86)

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994

From the publisher's description:

In this eminently readable, concise history of Ethiopia, Harold Marcus surveys the evolution of the oldest African nation from prehistory to the present. For the updated edition, Marcus has written a new preface, two new chapters, and an epilogue, detailing the development and implications of Ethiopia as a Federal state and the war with Eritrea.


Subjects: History; Imperialism; Solomonic Dynasty; African History; History of Ethiopia;